- The campaign train of Bola Tinubu is heading to Bayelsa state on Thursday, December 1st, a few months before the 2023 elections
- Doifie Buokoribo, Bayelsa state publicity secretary, APC confirmed this development on Wednesday, November 30
- Meanwhile, the Bayelsa state rally is in continuation of Asiwaju Bola Tinubu’s campaign trail around the country, to gather support for his bid in 2023
The presidential campaign council of the All Progressives Congress (APC) will stage a mega rally in Bayelsa state on Thursday, December 1st.
The Yenagoa rally is in continuation of Asiwaju Bola Tinubu’s campaign trail around the country to gather support for his 2023 presidential bid, PM News reported.
APC sets new date for Bayelsa rally
A statement issued by Doifie Buokoribo, Bayelsa state publicity secretary, APC on Wednesday, November 30, said on arrival in the state, Tinubu, his running mate, Senator Kashim Shettima, and the entire team would begin the campaign visit with a courtesy call on the Bayelsa State Traditional Rulers Council.
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“From there, they would proceed to the Oxbow Lake venue of the rally, where Tinubu and other leaders of the party would address the Bayelsa public on APC’s 2023 agenda for the country,” he said.
APC sends message to Bayelsa residents
Buokoribo, said necessary arrangements had been made to receive the national campaign team and ensure a successful rally.
“We call on all Bayelsans and residents of the Ijaw heartland to come out en masse to welcome the APC presidential candidate, the Jagaban, under an atmosphere of peace, in the time-honoured tradition of Ijaw hospitality,” Buokoribo stated.
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According to Daily Trust, the director of the Tinubu/Shettima campaign support group, Baffa Babba Dan’Agundi, made this revelation on Tuesday, November 29.
He noted that the candidate of the party for the Dawakin Tofa/Rimingado/Tofa Federal Constituency in the House of Representatives, Abba Umar Ganduje, would play host to the football legends on Saturday, December 10.
Late Fela Kuti's family breathes fire over use of legend's music by APC for campaign
The family of the late Fela Anikulapo-Kuti has insinuations that they are supporting the presidential candidacy of Bola Tinubu, the 2023 flag bearer of the All Progressives Congress (APC).
The family of the Afrobeats legend denied the claim that the use of Fela's song was approved as a theme song for the APC's presidential campaign.
A disclaimer issued by Femi Kuti, Fela's brother, said that the action of the APC was carried out without authorisation from the family of the later singer.